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Lobsters pack up and move north
Climate changes have made scientists speculate about the possible future shift in range of many species, but in the ocean waters off the southern coast of New England, one major ocean species isn't waiting for further changes -- it's already packed up and headed north, primarily for Canada.
Global business leaders back carbon price at N.Y. summit
Business leaders from Apple to Lockheed Martin threw down the gauntlet on climate change yesterday, declaring that the private sector must start taking green growth seriously.
Climate change could cause 250K more annual deaths by midcentury -- WHO
The World Health Organization predicts that an additional 250,000 people will die annually between 2030 and 2050 from conditions caused or exacerbated by climate change, the Geneva-based agency reported yesterday in an update of climate mortality estimates.